The Forge: Lemont Quarries Grand Opening Sweepstakes: The Forge: Lemont Quarries (“Sponsor”) is hosting a sweepstakes where one (1) randomly selected winner will receive four (4) complimentary all-activity day passes to The Forge: Lemont Quarries for use between July 17, 2020 and December 31, 2020. 

RULES NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. This sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is governed by these official rules (“Official Rules”). By participating in the Sweepstakes and submitting an entry, each entrant agrees (a) to be bound by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements and (b) he/she understands that the results of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor and its agents, are final in all respects. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, territory, provincial and local laws, rules and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law, rule or regulation. 

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to Sponsor, not Instagram. 


SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Sweepstakes entry period begins on Monday, July 13, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (“CST”) and ends on Thursday, July 16, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. CST (“Sweepstakes Period”). All entries (submissions) must be received during the Sweepstakes Period. Sponsor reserves the right to extend or shorten the contest in its sole discretion. 


ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the United States who at the time of entry are twenty-one (21) years of age or older. Employees, officers, and directors of Sponsor or any of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, as well as immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and members of the same household, whether or not related, of such individuals, are not eligible to win the prize. 


AGREEMENT TO RULES: By participating, the entrant (“You”) agree to be fully, unconditionally bound by these Official Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Sponsor as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Sweepstakes. 


HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Sweepstakes, you must have a valid, public (i.e. not protected) Instagram account and be a follower of @TheForgeLemont. During the Sweepstakes Period, (i) like the Sweepstakes post on the @TheForgeLemont Instagram page, and (ii) tag three (3) friends in the comments to the Sweepstakes post. Limit one (1) entry per person/email address/household. Additional entries beyond the specified limit will be void. All information submitted online by entrants is subject to, and will be treated in a manner consistent with, Sponsor’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policies, which may be found here:


WINNER SELECTION: The potential winner of the Sweepstakes will be selected by random drawing on or about Friday, July 17, 2020, from among all eligible entries received. Entrants must be following @TheForgeLemont at the time of winner selection. Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules, the potential winner will be declared the official winner of the Sweepstakes (“Winner”). The decisions of Sponsor are final and binding on all matters related to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received. 


NOTIFICATION: The potential winner will be notified via Instagram direct message at the account handle provided at the time of entry (“Prize Notification”). In the event the potential winner does not respond to any such Prize Notification within forty eight (48) hours of the time of issuance or declines the Prize (as defined below) for any reason, the Prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate potential winner of the Prize may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries. The potential winner may be required to submit his/her valid photo ID (such as a State Driver’s License, State-Issued Photo ID and/or Passport) to Sponsor in order to redeem prize upon pick-up. Failure to submit any identification required by Sponsor, noncompliance with these Official Rules or the return of the Prize (or any portion thereof) or Prize Notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and Prize forfeiture and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential winner of the applicable Prize to be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries. 

PRIZE: One (1) prize will be awarded, which includes: 

  • Four (4) all-activity day passes for The Forge: Lemont Quarries to be used between July 17, 2020 and December 31, 2020. Reservations must be made in advance. 


Total Approximate Retail Value of the Prize is $280. 


All costs and expenses associated with Prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, including but not limited to transportation costs, lodging, parking, meals, gratuities and other expenses incurred by accepting the Prize are the sole responsibility of the Winner. The Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute an element of the Prize with a prize of comparable or greater value at its sole and absolute discretion. Acceptance of Prize constitutes permission for Sponsor and the participating retailer to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation or notification, unless prohibited by law. Terms and conditions may apply. 


ADDITIONAL LIMITATIONS: No substitution or cash equivalent of prizes is permitted. The Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of the Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, errors in any printing or posting or these Official Rules, the selection and announcement of any winner, or the distribution of any prize. Any attempt to damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to possible legal action by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, suspend or amend the Sweepstakes, without notice, and for any reason, including, without limitation, if Sponsor determines that the Sweepstakes cannot be conducted as planned or if a virus, bug, tampering or unauthorized intervention, technical failure or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control corrupts the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Sweepstakes. In the event that any tampering or unauthorized intervention may have occurred, Sponsor reserves the right to void any suspected entries. Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives, and any telephone network or service providers, are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any website or online service or any other error, human or otherwise. 

INDEMNIFICATION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to (a) be bound by these Official Rules, and (b) to forever and irrevocably agree to indemnify, release and hold harmless Sponsor and its parent, affiliates and subsidiary companies, as well as Facebook, Instagram, The Forge: Lemont Quarries, administrator, all associated advertising and promotional agencies, and all such entities’ respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, agents, and licensees (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any liability, damage, fines, cause of action, claims, judgments, lawsuits, demands, costs, loss or injury resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and the acceptance, use or misuse of any Prize that may be won, including any negligence or willful misconduct by the entrant. The Released Parties do not make any warranties, express or implied, as to the condition, fitness or merchantability of any element of the Prize. The Released Parties disclaim any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from access to or the download of information or materials connected with the Sweepstakes. 

GENERAL CONDITIONS: As a condition of entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that (i) any and all disputes, claims, controversies or causes of action arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded (each, a "Claim"), shall be (1) arbitrated on an individual basis only, and shall not be consolidated or joined with or in any arbitration or other proceeding involving a Claim of any other party, and (2) settled by binding arbitration in Cook County, Illinois before a single arbitrator appointed by the American Arbitration Association in accordance with its then governing rules and procedures, and judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator may be entered by any court having jurisdiction thereof; and (ii) under no circumstance will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses. These Official Rules shall be governed by and construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, U.S.A, applicable to contracts entered into and performed exclusively in that State. 

SPONSOR: The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Lemont Quarries Operations, Inc., 340 River Street, Lemont, Illinois, 60439. 

WINNER’S LIST/NAME: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Sponsor at: The Forge: Lemont Quarries, 340 River Street, Lemont, Illinois, 60439. Attn: The Forge: Lemont Quarries Grand Opening Sweepstakes. Requests must be received no later than August 15, 2020 by 11:59 p.m. CST. 


The Forge: Lemont Quarries

1001 Main Street

Lemont, IL 60439




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